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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.